Oct 24, 2015 at 3pm UK at ​King Power Stadium
LeicesterLeicester City
Crystal Palace
Vardy (59')
Simpson (65'), Schlupp (67'), Vardy (90')
FT(HT: 0-0)

Zaha (87')

Half-Time Report: Nothing to separate Leicester, Palace

Marc Albrighton hits the post for Leicester as the Foxes are held by Crystal Palace in a goalless first half at the King Power Stadium.

Neither Leicester City nor Crystal Palace have been able to breakthrough in a first half devoid of chances at the King Power Stadium.

Both teams had forays forward in the opening stages, but the first clear chance fell to the hosts when Marc Albrighton was inches away from opening the scoring as he cut inside and fired off the base of the post, with Riyad Mahrez unable to convert the rebound.

Scott Dann did well to clear Jamie Vardy's drilled ball across goal over the bar as the Foxes came forward again moments later and Jeffrey Schlupp saw his effort from the edge of the box blocked as Claudio Ranieri's side looked the more likely to find a way through.

Jason Puncheon of Crystal Palace and Danny Simpson of Leicester City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Crystal Palace at The King Power Stadium on October 24, 2015© Getty Images

Premier League top scorer Vardy was aiming to score for the seventh league match in a row but as the Foxes' final ball let them down, Palace had their first effort when Yannick Bolasie's fierce drive was blocked by Wes Morgan.

The game continued in scrappy fashion as both sides struggled to convert midfield possession into scoring chances, with Yohan Cabaye's weak effort drifting wide as a quiet half petered out without a breakthrough.

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Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Leicester City at St Mary's Stadium on October 17, 2015
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